Part III. Defensemen Winnipeg has a very, very impressive young base on defense. The team’s best all-around defenseman as of today is arguably Tobias Enstrom. The Swedish defender will remind Winnipeggers of Teppo Numminen—goes about his business the right way, smart player and perennially underrated. Enstrom is joined by Roseau, Minnesota’s Dustin Byfuglien. “Big Buff” […]
Part II. Restricted Free Agents & Cap Situation: Next let’s identify the team’s restricted free agents. Led by two-time Stanley Cup champion Andrew Ladd, Winnipeg will have some work to do when it comes to signing their own free agent forwards. Player Age Approximate cap hit Andrew Ladd 25 ? Blake Wheeler 24 ? Ben […]
We are pleased to welcome back to Illegal Curve Online, our editor Richard Pollock who took a bit of a hiatus to focus on the Illegal Curve Radio show. With the NHL’s return we have him back and he has returned with a gusto, cranking out a monumental post of his analysis of the Thrashers […]
Breaking News: NHL hockey returns to Winnipeg and Illegal Curve is your #1 source for hockey news in Winnipeg
It is now official. The day the people of Winnipeg have been waiting for since April 28th, 1996. The NHL is returning to the city of Winnipeg and we here at Illegal Curve are going to be your #1 source for news about the new Winnipeg NHL franchise. Before we turn the page and look […]
It is hard for many of us to believe that the NHL is about to return to Winnipeg. We are on the verge of a major announcement that will change the city forever. Many of us thought that the NHL would “eventually” return, but it appeared that the team that would return was the Phoenix […]
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